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Poet Henry Wadsworth Longfellow (1807-1882), a native of Portland, lived much of his adult life in Cambridge, Massachusetts. He taught modern languages at Harvard and wrote poetry.
This photomechanical print is based on a photograph by John Whipple (1822-1891), a noted Boston photographer who was a pioneer in daguerreotypes as well as later processes.
About This Item
- Title: H.W. Longfellow, Cambridge, 1860
- Creation Date: 1860
- Subject Date: 1860
- Town: Portland
- County: Cumberland
- State: ME
- Media: Photomechanical print
- Dimensions: 15 cm x 9 cm
- Local Code: Portraits - Longfellow - Without Beard; 2007.500.047
- Object Type: Image
For more information about this item, contact:Maine Historical Society
485 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
(207) 774-1822 x219
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